Valerie A. O'Brien, Ph.D.

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2009 University of Tulsa, United States 
Area:
Ecology Biology, Virology Biology
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Charles R. Brown grad student 2009 University of Tulsa
 (Ecological interactions between arborviruses and their avian hosts.)
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Brown CR, Brown MB, Roche EA, et al. (2016) Fluctuating survival selection explains variation in avian group size. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
Brown CR, Page CE, Robison GA, et al. (2015) Predation by ants controls swallow bug (Hemiptera: Cimicidae: Oeciacus vicarius) infestations. Journal of Vector Ecology : Journal of the Society For Vector Ecology. 40: 152-7
Brown CR, Roche EA, O'Brien VA. (2015) Costs and benefits of late nesting in cliff swallows. Oecologia. 177: 413-21
O'Brien VA, Brown CR. (2012) Seasonal variation and age-related correlates of Buggy Creek virus (Togaviridae) infection in nestling house sparrows. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 48: 138-47
Brown CR, Moore AT, O'Brien VA. (2012) Prevalence of Buggy Creek virus (Togaviridae: Alphavirus) in insect vectors increases over time in the presence of an invasive avian host. Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.). 12: 34-41
O'Brien VA, Brown CR. (2012) Arbovirus infection is a major determinant of fitness in house sparrows (passer domesticus) that invade cliff swallow (petrochelidon pyrrhonota) colonies Auk. 129: 707-715
O'Brien VA, Brown CR. (2011) Group size and nest spacing affect Buggy Creek virus (Togaviridae: Alphavirus) infection in nestling house sparrows. Plos One. 6: e25521
O'Brien VA, Moore AT, Young GR, et al. (2011) An enzootic vector-borne virus is amplified at epizootic levels by an invasive avian host. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 278: 239-46
Brown CR, O'Brien VA. (2011) Are wild birds important in the transport of arthropod-borne viruses? Ornithological Monographs. 71: 1-64
O'Brien VA, Meteyer CU, Reisen WK, et al. (2010) Prevalence and pathology of West Nile virus in naturally infected house sparrows, western Nebraska, 2008. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 82: 937-44
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